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Michel Simon

1895 - 1975

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Michel Simon (French: [miʃɛl simɔ̃]; 9 April 1895 – 30 May 1975) was a Swiss-French actor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michel Simon has received more than 201,450 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Michel Simon is the 1,339th most popular actor (up from 1,354th in 2019), the 176th most popular biography from Switzerland (up from 187th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Swiss Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 200k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 56.03

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.03

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.58

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Michel Simon ranks 1,339 out of 9,996Before him are Sydney Chaplin, Akiko Wakabayashi, Stefanie Powers, Daniel Stern, Grace Moore, and Robert Shaw. After him are Bruce Spence, Patrick Macnee, Arnold Vosloo, Don Taylor, Miguel Ferrer, and Elsa Pataky.

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Among people born in 1895, Michel Simon ranks 97Before him are Kurt Schumacher, Max Koegel, Marcel Janco, Prescott Bush, Heinrich Eberbach, and Hanns Albin Rauter. After him are Albert Cohen, Kirsten Flagstad, Walter Stennes, Juan de la Cierva, 1st Count of la Cierva, Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, and Erich Abraham. Among people deceased in 1975, Michel Simon ranks 68Before him are Per Wahlöö, Franz Six, Lyubov Orlova, William A. Wellman, Robert Stolz, and Clyde Tolson. After him are Fredric March, Cannonball Adderley, Madeleine Vionnet, Hans Swarowsky, Hiroshi Ōshima, and Pascoal Ranieri Mazzilli.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Michel Simon ranks 176 out of 876Before him are Hans Martin Sutermeister (1907), Prince Sixtus of Bourbon-Parma (1886), Jonas Furrer (1805), Pietro Lombardo (1435), Walter H. Schottky (1886), and Notker the Stammerer (840). After him are Umberto Agnelli (1934), Isaac Casaubon (1559), Leonardo Conti (1900), Alexander Schallenberg (1969), Edwin Fischer (1886), and Auguste Forel (1848).

Among ACTORS In Switzerland

Among actors born in Switzerland, Michel Simon ranks 6Before him are Ursula Andress (1936), Bruno Ganz (1941), Emil Jannings (1884), Mario Adorf (1930), and Marthe Keller (1945). After him are Vincent Perez (1964), Liselotte Pulver (1929), Daniel Bernhardt (1965), Michelle Hunziker (1977), Sofia Milos (1969), and David Bennent (1966).

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